The most comprehensive hazmat emergency response training manual following NFPA and OSHA competency criteria The choice of firefighters and other rapid response personnel for years, this user friendly manual helps first responders build their skills step-by-step to professionally handle any hazmat emergency. Organized to enhance understanding and retentionaand reinforced with copious illustrations, photographs, learning exercises, and case studiesathis book takes the reader from preplanning to dispatch to the stabilization of an incident, and on to post-incident critique and follow-up. New material addresses advances in protective clothing, new products for confinement and containment, and changes in the OSHA Respiratory Protection Standard, plus much more. Additional chapters cover WMDs, with sections specific to WMD response including site control, personal protective equipment, and decontamination.TABLE 2.3 The Department of Homeland Security is Divided Among Five Directorates Comprised of Different Agencies I. The Border ... Federal Protective Service (GSA) ac The Transportation Security Administration (Transportation) ac Federal Law Enforcement Training ... Energy Security and Assurance Program ( Energy) V. The Management Directorate Note: The Secret Service and the Coast Guard areanbsp;...
|Title||:||Emergency responder training manual for the hazardous materials technician|
|Author||:||Kenneth W. Oldfield, Dwight Alan Veasey|
|Publisher||:||Wiley-Interscience - 2005|